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Three Blonde Mohair Teddy Bears

Auction:
2468
Lot:
188
Sold for:
$237$200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2468
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 09, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Three Blonde Mohair Teddy Bears, early 20th century, with embroidered noses, mouth, and claws, and excelsior stuffing, two possibly made by Ideal, one with amber glass eyes, the other with shoe-button eyes; one probably German, dressed in a green wool suit, (imperfections), ht. 13, 16, and 20 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

smallest-wear to pile, one paw pad patched; medium size-wear to pile, was a growler; largest- heavy wear-most of plie gone, repair stitches on paws, one foot with heavy losses to leather pad and opened to excelsior stuffing.

Keywords

Teddy Bears, Mohair, Stuffing

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